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Definitionshowing inventiveness and skill
- But the word of Mr Costello was an unwelcome language for him for he nauseated the wretch that seemed to him a cropeared creature of a misshapen gibbosity, born out of wedlock and thrust like a crookback toothed and feet first into the world, which the dint of the surgeon's pliers in his skull lent indeed a colour to, so as to put him in thought of that missing link of creation's chain desiderated by the late ingenious Mr Darwin.Episode 14 -- Oxen Of The Sun (53% in)
- An ingenious suggestion is that thrown out by Mr V. Lynch (Bacc.Episode 14 -- Oxen Of The Sun (79% in)
There are no more uses of "ingenious" in Ulysses by James Joyce.
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